Forest Research: Open Access

Forest Research: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2168-9776

Mubarak Eshte

Amhara Agricultural Research Institute, Sekota Dryland Agricultural Research Centre, Injibara University, Ethiopia

  • Research Article   
    Adaptability of Different Eucalyptus Species in Lasta-Lalibela District Northeastern Highland of Ethiopia
    Author(s): Melkamu Kasaye*, Getu Abebe, Girma Nigusie and Mubarak Eshte

    The experiment was conducted in lasta woreda Lalibela Debreloza kebele. The main aim of the experiment was to give alternative Eucalyptus species for construction and fuel wood over already adapted and distributed Eucalyptus species to overcome problems of monoculture Eucalyptus cultivation. To do this, the experiment was laid in RCBD with three replications. The species are Eucalyptus citriodora, Eucalyptus grandis, Eucalyptus saligna and Eucalyptus viminalis. The data was analyzed by ANOVA with SAS Vr.9.3 via growth performance of different species. The result revealed that, two species (Eucalyptus viminalis and Eucalyptus citriodora) had shown good performance in root collar diameter, height growth increment and survival rate. The Eucalyptus grandis and Eucalyptus saligna had shown low performance. Both in root.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2168-9776.20.9.233

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